Fwd: network prob, now unknown prob

James Takac p3nndrag0n at gmail.com
Sat Sep 15 12:04:06 UTC 2007


On Saturday 15 September 2007 20:30:00 Janne Jokitalo wrote:
> James Takac wrote:
> > Hi Guys
>
> Hello again. :)
>
> > seems that box has a prob and I have no idea what has happened to it.
> > Ubuntu 7.04 and the latest updates. It seems that nothing requiring admin
> > privilages is able to run. That means I can't even open so much as a text
> > editor as root. Anyhthing else appears to work though. This has me
> > stumped as only 1 out of 4 systems has this prob
>
> If you first try to open a terminal and attempt to do admin task, for
> instance `sudo apt-get update`, and paste the error message here, it might
> help.
>
> Wiser fellows can possibly already tell you what's wrong, but we can debug
> the situation this way in the mean time, if you like/have patience for it.
> :)
>
>
> Thanks,
>
> --
> Jaska

Hi Jaska

Current error when doing so gives 

sudo: must be setuid root

James





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